Monthly Archives: November 2009

another 3D scan, straight-on

we tried a few different views. making these images with this alien computer-vision, i imagine it’s similar to the very first photographic processes – this sense of excitement at ‘capturing’ something this way, and yet there’s this very clinical, distant machine sensibility to it as well.
and rotation animation:

home-grown 3d scanning, v. 2.0

made some ‘portraits’ of mary with the new and improved $50 3d scanner (webcam + green line-laser).

and animated rotation:

home-grown 3D laser scanning experiment

scanned one side of a small rock using a cheap laser level and some free software. pretty cool, but i need a better laser.

and a movie of the object rotating: